Oct Design Museum

Oct Design Museum Shenzhen Building

Design: Studio Pei-Zhu

The inspiration for the project comes from both the location being close to the bay and from the needs of the program, a surreal space for design exhibitions. The Oct design museum focuses mainly on fashion shows, product design, and conceptual automotive shows.

Maison Spirale

Maison Spirale in Montpellier

Design: Portal Thomas Teissier Architecture

This wooden ribbon seems to come out of the ground where it will at first outbound the demarcation of the garden by fencing it and make-out the garden’s technical elements. Finally the structure will wrap itself around the first floor and end-up rimming the Terrace on the roof-top.

Shape The Future Of Black

Shape The Future Of Black

The DuPont Corian business announces the winners of “Shape The Future Of Black” international design award, launched across the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. The award was open to professionals and students in the fields of architecture, furnishing, interior design, industrial design, general design, decorative arts, engineering and similar areas.

Bao’an Stadium

Bao’an Stadium + Sports Center Shenzhen

Design: gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner

The Universiade sports center consists of a stadium, a multifunctional hall and a swimming pool. The stadium in the Bao’an district is designed as an athletics stadium. However, during the 2011 Universiade, it was used for football matches. Universiades are World Games for students and are held every other year in winter and summer.

ASB North Wharf

BVN – Architects, Australia

BVN Architecture News

Three projects designed by BVN have been included on seven shortlists in the World Architecture Festival (WAF) which starts on 1 October, with more than 2,000 architects from around the world gathering in Singapore. Two projects are in New Zealand, with the third project in Sydney, Australia.

Fondation Louis Vuitton Paris 1

Louis Vuitton Foundation Building Paris

Design: Frank Gehry

The Fondation Louis Vuitton will open to the public on 27 Oct, with free entry by reservation on 24, 25 + 26 Oct 2014. At the heart of the spaces, the public will be invited to discover the permanent collection made up of works belonging to the Fondation or the Arnault collection.

Calgary New Central Library 1

Calgary New Central Library, Canada


Today, the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation unveiled DIALOG and SNØHETTA’s competition-winning design for Calgary’s New Central Library.

Arcueil Housing Complex

Housing Complex in Arcueil

Design: ecdm

This architecture design implements objective values where all the constructive and architectural aspects are drafted for their practical value and their economic performance.

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UK Pavilion Expo 2015 Milan

Location: Milan, Italy

Shortlist for the design competition for the UK Pavilion at the Milan Expo.

The eight multi-disciplinary teams progressing to the second stage of the competition now confirmed.

ZIM Area Development Samara 5

ZIM Area Development Samara, Russia

Design: Vittorio Grassi Architetto

The design of the urban district River Park “4 seasons” is proposed with a highly integrated holistic approach that considers the different elements making up the project: the architectural idea, structures, strategies for the rational use of energy and water resources in order to achieve a sustainable, efficient and cost-effective project.

Venice Biennale Scottish Pavilion

Modernity in Scottish Architecture, Venice Biennale

Modernity in Scottish Architecture, Venice Biennale

From social housing and places of worship, to a football stadium and a Highlands dam, Scotland + Venice 2014 project ‘Past + Future’ brings a positive reflection on Modernity in Scottish architecture to an international audience.

EYE Dutch Film Museum

Amsterdam Architecture Tours – Walking Guide

Amsterdam Architecture Tours – Building Walks

The largest Dutch city and the capital of The Netherlands has a wealth of good contempoary architecture, all possible to visit on our Amsterdam Architecture Walking Tours. A major new building on the waterfront is the spectacular EYE Dutch Film Museum by Delugan Meissl Associated Architects. Recent key openings include the renewed Rijksmuseum building and the exuberant Stedelijk Museum renewal and extension.